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An auto-configuration plugin for Eclipse


This project aims to design an Eclipse plugin that allows the binaries required by other Eclipse plugins to be automatically located. The source code shall be released under the Eclipse Public License. This is one of the selected projects for the 2007 Google Summer of Code. The original application can be found here. All Bugs filed against Discovery are available in Bugzilla.

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Update Site

Use this if you simply want to test out the JRE Discoverer, or if you do not care about viewing the source code

JRE Finder example

Source Code

The most up-to-date version can be found in the CVS repository at An old version of our code is currently hosted in the eclipse-incub project at SourceForge, under the module name, service-discovery.


Open bugs against Discovery

Resolved bugs in Discovery


We meet on Saturdays at 9:30am EDT/3:30pm CEST in the #eclipse-soc channel on Meeting has been rescheduled permanently to Mondays at 11:30amEDT/5:30pm CEST.

Here are open issues to discuss.

Here are our current meeting logs. Here are the older logs 1, older logs 2, older logs 3.

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